ISO 27701 Privacy Information Management System

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What is ISO 27701 Privacy Information Management System Certification (PIMS)?

ISO 27701 is a Privacy Information Management System (PIMS) standard that is designed to help organisations comply with privacy laws around the world.
It provides a useful framework to enable you to consistently identify the privacy risks, specific legislative requirements and manage your data responsibly. It focuses specifically on protecting personal data.

Who should apply for ISO 27701?

ISO 27701 can be achieved by any organisation which control and process personal data, regardless of its size or sector or ownership. It serves as a valuable framework for organisations to comply with privacy legislation and enables you to meet the highest standards of responsibility and transparency in the processing of personal information.
Companies that manage personal data must meet consumer expectations and trust, as well as comply with regulatory requirements.


Why is ISO 27701 PIMS important?

  • Assure your customers and stakeholders that their data is being managed responsibly with ISO
    27701 PIMS.
  • You will gain a competitive edge by demonstrating strong IT governance and increasing stakeholder trust in privacy and data protection.
  • Integrate your data protection approach with your ISO 27001 Information Security Management
    System (ISMS).
  • Comply with multiple countries' data protection regulations.
  • By implementing strict privacy controls, you can protect your identity and minimize risk.

ISO 27701 certification with GICG
GICG is one of the leading and internationally recognised Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC)
organisation with close to 30 years of experience in risk management and certification for
Information Security and Data Protection management systems and training.

A PIMS certification from GICG shows that your organisation has a system and practices in place for
ensuring that you meet the required data protection practices and builds confidence among your
stakeholders and customers.

For more information on PIMS certification, please contact us using the following contact form. A
GICG personnel will contact you for a no-obligation discussion.

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